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Latitude: 51.1843 / 51°11'3"N
Longitude: -0.7541 / 0°45'14"W
OS Eastings: 487174
OS Northings: 143524
OS Grid: SU871435
Mapcode National: GBR DBK.N4Y
Mapcode Global: VHDY8.WH6G
Entry Name: Bridge over the River Wey to the North West Corner of Tilford Green
Listing Date: 9 March 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044414
English Heritage Legacy ID: 291606
Location: Tilford, Waverley, Surrey, GU10
Civil Parish: Tilford
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Tilford
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 84SE TILFORD C.P. TILFORD ROAD
4/97 Bridge over the River
9/3/60 Wey to the North West
corner of Tilford
Bridge. C13, probably built by the Monks of Waverley Abbey. Local iron-stone rubble
with thin slabs forming voussoirs over the arches, C20 wooden posts and rails above.
Four visible arches, a fifth, once visible, now marked by upstream cutwater and down-
stream projection. The arches increase slightly in span and height to the centre.
Upstream cutwaters half-pyramidal in shape, downstream cutwaters rounded on "keeled"
ie pointed, plinths. Centre pair of upstream cutwaters chamfered. One of a series
of bridges built by the Monks between Farnham and Guildford and an important feature
on the Village Green. The bridge is a scheduled Ancient Monument: Surrey Ancient
Monument No. 140.
RESEARCH VOLUME OF THE SURREY ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOC. NO. 1 (1974): The River Wey Bridges
Between Farnham and Guildford. Article by D. R. Renn pp 75 - 83.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp 408 - 9.
V.C.H. VOL II p.593.
Listing NGR: SU8717443524
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